Berkeley academic programs are recognized internationally for their excellence. You can expect a rigorous academic experience during your summer studies. The accelerated instruction of Summer Sessions means that you will learn a semester’s worth of material in just one summer. Berkeley courses are known for an engaged learning style where you interact frequently with the instructor and other students.
Choose from undergraduate courses in more than 80 subjects, including arts, engineering, humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and the professional fields of architecture, business, education, public health, and social welfare.
Courses are offered in three, six, eight, or 10-week intensive sessions. All courses are regular university courses and are recorded on an official UC Berkeley transcript.
Enjoy summer in the vibrant San Francisco Bay Area! Centrally located, Berkeley is just 25 minutes from downtown San Francisco and within an hour of most local attractions, including Silicon Valley, national parks, museums, shopping, restaurants, and nightlife
UC Berkeley has been fully accredited since 1949 and had its accreditation reaffirmed most recently in 2015 by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges (WASC).